Recent Highlights

Campbell receives Liebscher Distinguished Professorship
Congratulations to Sharon Campbell who has been appointed the Gary F. Liebscher Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics, effective November 1.
Dokholyan Meets with President of Armenia
Nikolay Dokholyan, Ph.D. from Biochemistry/Biophysics and Alexander "Sasha" Kabanov, Ph.D. from Pharmacology met with the President of Armenia on Nov. 8, 2017.
Halloween 2017 - special thanks to...
Thanks to students Hanna Trzeciakiewicz (Cohen Lab) and Aaztli Coria (Laederach Lab) and office staff Jamie DeSoto, Lynn Ray, and Susan Sarvis for organizing a fun Halloween party. Prizes for best individual costume went to Dr. Edward Moreira Bahnson with the white skeleton face and bow tie. Best group costume went to the Parise Lab with the mice costumes. Winner of the Pumpkin weight contest went to Bobby Lee (Bergmeier Lab). Actual weight was 33 pounds. Winner of the Candy Corn Count went to Aleksandra Skrajna (McGinty Lab). Actual count was 1340 candy corns.
Welcome Anita Jackson, MD, MPH to the department!
Anita Jackson, MD, MPH is our new Development Officer
Parise helps bring Nobel Prize winning CryoEM technology to UNC and RTP
Leslie Parise has been working for years to bring the technology that won a Nobel Prize. "We are going from nothing to three instruments."